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      August 06,2021
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    Vacancy Safety Testing & Modeling Expert

    Are you professional chemical researcher who feels at home in a dynamical close team of researchers? Supported by a world-class safety laboratory, this team conducts investigations to support the development of safe products for our international customer base and new safe processes for our global manufacturing operations. The safety studies include aspects such as thermal runaway behavior, reaction kinetics and explosivity testing. If so, we are looking for you !

    Within our Safety Testing & Modeling Team, we have a vacancy for a:

    Safety, Testing and Modeling Expert
    Fulltime, Deventer, the Netherlands
    Gross annual salary before tax: EUR 65.000 – EUR 100.000 (Depending on seniority)

    Your challenges
    As STM Expert you are participating in development of safe products for our markets and safe processes to produce our specialty chemicals. The possibility to work in multi-disciplinary teams, conduct experiments and perform model studies in a world-class safety laboratory, one of its kind. A responsible position to contribute to the safety of our global operations and further build up knowledge on:

    • Safety Aspects of Organic Peroxides and Metal Alkyls
    • Chemical product safety
    • Development of safe chemical processes

    You will closely interact with our research teams, our regulatory department and our technology group.

    Your responsibilities include:

    • Plan, organize and conduct safety experiments
    • Perform computer model studies to assess safety of our operations
    • Evaluate experimental data and report these, verbally as well as in writing, to various project leaders
    • Contribute to the development of new safe products and processes
    • Conduct trainings and demonstrations in the field of safe handling and storage of hazardous chemical goods
    • Contribute to customer support activities
    • Report hierarchically to the Manager Safety Testing and Modeling

    Nouryon is a major producer of specialty chemicals. We supply industries and customers worldwide with innovative products and technologies and we are developing sustainable solutions for our customers. The Nouryon Polymer Specialties business is the world's leading producer of organic peroxides, metal alkyls and organometallic specialties. These are essential ingredients for the polymer industry.
    Nouryon Polymer Specialties has its worldwide operating Research and Development center located in Deventer, the Netherlands. Here, focused project teams work to meet current and future customer needs, to invent new innovative products and develop new applications for existing products. The Polymer Specialties R&D center in Deventer is part of a large (>250 FTE) specialty chemicals research center.

    Have you got what it takes?

    To be eligible for this challenging role, you bring at least 3 years of relevant work experience in a creative, flexible and experimental work environment.

    Next to this, you matches with:

    • Master’s degree or PhD in chemical engineering, chemistry or an adjacent field
    • Minimum 3 years of relevant work experience
    • Experience with relevant computer simulations like Aspen, Ansys, Vent Sizing
    • Problem solver, interested in further developing our safety know-how
    • Market focused and result oriented
    • Team player with good communication skills
    • Good language skills in English, both in speech and in writing

    This is our offer

    When you join us, you will be part of our fascinating and ambitious international environment with highly skilled and motivated colleagues. A company that develops, produces and sells products that are essential for everyday life. Where employees aim high, take ownership and do it right. Our employment package comprises:

    • A permanent contract
    • A competitive salary
    • An attractive bonus scheme
    • 35 vacation days
    • An excellent pension plan
    • The option to participate in a collective health insurance
    • Training opportunities

    Internal networks enable valuable personal and professional development. And through challenging projects with like-minded people, you will help us become first choice for our customers and employees, all over the world.

    Are you eager to start a career at Nouryon as Safety, Testing and Modeling Expert ?
    Then we are looking forward to receiving your online application via our website. Please use the ‘apply’ link on this page, and upload your CV and job specific cover letter. Any questions? Then contact Paul Meester, Recruiter, on +31 (0)6 83708141 or by e-mail:

    A pre-employment screening may form part of the selection process.

    We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or manning companies.

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